From left, Oncology nurses Meaghan Kiley, Chrissy Hale and Leslie Dunford share information about the certification process and benefits during Certified Nurses Day.

Oncology Division Pilot Removes Barriers to Certifications

Through a partnership with the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC), Brigham nurses are able to take tests for ONCC certifications with no up-front cost and retake the test at no additional cost if they do not pass the first time.

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Letter from the Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President, Clinical Services Brigham Health

As lifelong learners, we are committed to our own professional growth and continuing to contribute to the care of patients through research, innovation and quality improvement initiatives.


Save the Date: Karsh Nursing Scholars Day, May 30

The Department of Nursing has an exciting, new addition to its Nurse Recognition line-up this May: the inaugural Karsh Nursing Scholars Day.

Patient Ayelet Sternberg with Valerie Durney in her clinic at the Lung Center.

Witnessing Patients’ ‘Second Chance at Life’

Valerie Durney, NP, CCTC, lung transplant team manager, has cared for lung transplant patients as a nurse practitioner for 18 of her more than 20 years at the Brigham.

On Certified Nurses Day, Brigham nurses hosted an information table for their colleagues.

Professional Certifications: 5 Things to Know

If you’re thinking about becoming certified in a specialty, the Center for Nursing Excellence has some information and tips to help you get started on this exciting professional development journey.